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Total crime 112%
Violent crime 56%
Property crime 122%
Date & Last Updated: This data reflects the 2018 calendar year and was released from the FBI in September, 2019; this is the most current data available.
StatisticReportedincidents/100k peopleCedartown/100k peopleGeorgia/100k peopleNational/100k people
Total crime546n/a (estimate)5,4822,9002,580
Murder1n/a10.06.15.0
Rape5n/a50.225.242.6
Robbery12n/a120.578.786.2
Assault41n/a411.7216.6246.8
Violent crime59n/a (estimate)592327381
Burglary98n/a984.0431.3376.0
Theft362n/a3,634.91,907.01,594.6
Vehicle theft27n/a271.1235.4228.9
Property crime487n/a (estimate)4,8902,5742,200

Key findings

  • Cedartown crime rates are 112% higher than the national average
  • Violent crimes in Cedartown are 56% higher than the national average
  • In Cedartown you have a 1 in 19 chance of becoming a victim of crime
  • Cedartown is safer than 8% of the cities in the United States
  • Year over year crime in Cedartown has increased by 3%

Cedartown crime map

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The Cedartown crime map provides a detailed overview of all crimes in Cedartown as reported by the local law enforcement agency. Based on the color coded legend above, the crime map outlines the areas with lower crime compared to the areas with higher crime. The Cedartown crime heat map offers insight into the total crimes on a block group level.

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      Daily Crime In Cedartown (per 100,000 people)

      The graph above looks at the comparison of crimes committed in Cedartown on a daily basis (per 100,000 people) to crimes committed throughout the state of Georgia and the USA. According to the latest crime statistics, daily crimes in Cedartown (which include property crimes as well as violent crimes), when compared to Georgia, are 1.89 times more than the state average and 2.12 times more than than national average. Violent crimes committed in Cedartown on a daily basis are 1.81 times more than than Georgia average and 1.56 times more than the average nationwide. Daily property crime rates in Cedartown are 1.90 times more than the daily state average and 2.22 times more than the daily national numbers.

      How Safe is Cedartown (higher is better)

      Is Cedartown safe in comparison to other cities in the state of Georgia as well as in comparison to the rest of the areas across the United States. Using the gauges above, which compare crime in Cedartown to other cities in the state and across the country, Cedartown is 15% safer than other cities of Georgia and 8% safer than other cities in the nation. Cedartown has a ranks below average in comparison to other cities in the country.

      Chance of Being A Victim of Crime in Cedartown

      The chance of being a victim of violent crime in Cedartown is 1 in 169
      The chance of being a victim of property crime in Cedartown is 1 in 21
      The chance of being a victim of crime in Cedartown is 1 in 19
      Interested in knowing the odds that you will be a crime victim in Cedartown? In Cedartown, you have a 1 in 169 chance of falling victim to a violent crime, such as rape, robbery, assault, or even murder. In terms of property crime, your chances of being a victim are 1 in 21. These crimes include theft, vehicle theft, and burglary. Your overall chance of being a victim of crime in Cedartown, GA is 1 in 19.

      Year Over Year Crime In Cedartown (per 100,000 people)

      The year over year change in crime per 100,000 people helps to understand whether crime in Cedartown, GA is on the rise or declining. The violent crime rate in Cedartown has increased by 17%, while the property crime rate in Cedartown has increased by 2% year over year. Summing up the numbers, Cedartown has increased by 3% with regards to total crimes year over year.

      Cedartown police department

      ItemCedartownGeorgiaNational
      Law enforcement employees (officers & civilians)3611,364558,732
      Police officers & civilians /1000 residents3.74.03.3
      There are a total of 36 Cedartown police officers. This results in 3.7 police officers per 1,000 residents which is 6.2% less than the Georgia average and 14.2% greater than the National average.

      Sex offenders in Georgia

      StateTotal offendersGeorgia /100KNational /100K
      Georgia23,117275266
      There are a total of 23,117 sex offenders in Georgia. This yields a total of 275 sex offenders in Georgia per 100,000 residents which is 3% greater than the national average.

      Nearby Cities With Low Crime Rates

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Aragon, GA988000
      Cave Spring, GA1,3193541,0611,415
      Lindale, GA4,4152802,2022,481
      Buchanan, GA1,3677723,3454,117
      Rockmart, GA4,2228887,9198,806
      Cedartown, GA9,7525924,8905,482

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationViolent crime/100k peopleProperty crime/100k peopleTotal crime/100k people
      Monticello, AR9,7525503,1263,676
      Baker City, OR9,7571943,3133,508
      Inwood, NY9,7463231,3281,650
      Dunn, NC9,7624242,7953,218
      Tanaina, AK9,7368733,2564,129
      Cedartown, GA9,7525924,8905,482
      Source: The Cedartown, GA crime data displayed above is derived from the FBI's uniform crime reports for the year of 2018. The crime report encompasses more than 18,000 city and state law enforcement agencies reporting data on property and violent crimes. The uniform crime reports program represents approximately 309 million American residents, which results in 98% coverage of metropolitan statistical areas.